J2EE Misconfiguration: Unsafe Bean Declaration
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Last revision (mm/dd/yy): 11/2/2008
Entity beans that expose a remote interface become part of an application's attack surface. For performance reasons, an application should rarely uses remote entity beans, so there is a good chance that a remote entity bean declaration is an error.
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<ejb-jar> <enterprise-beans> <entity> <ejb-name>EmployeeRecord</ejb-name> <home>com.wombat.empl.EmployeeRecordHome</home> <remote>com.wombat.empl.EmployeeRecord</remote> ... </entity> ... </enterprise-beans> </ejb-jar>
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